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Join the world’s greatest entrepreneurs.

Join us on 8-11 June 2017 when we convene some of the world’s most inspiring entrepreneurs, game changers and government leaders from more than 60 countries for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Forum in Monaco.

At this exclusive event, you will:

  • Gain insights from best in class speakers
  • Help “crowd-solve” issues related to business, growth and social impact
  • Build your global network of entrepreneurs and business leaders
  • Attend curated private meetings with game changers who are relevant to your business
  • Enjoy Monaco’s unique social and cultural experiences
  • Meet more than 50 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year country winners and celebrate the announcement of the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2017 Award winner at the black-tie gala on Saturday night

Register your interest here.


2016 Keynote speakers

The EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2016 Forum featured an eclectic lineup of world-class speakers.

Mohed Altrad

President of Altrad Group and
EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015
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Amal Clooney

International Human Rights Attorney
Doughty Street Chambers



Nick Danziger

Prizewinning photographer
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Margaret Gilmore

Senior Associate Fellow, RUSI (Royal United Services Institute)
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André Hoffmann

Non-executive Vice-Chairman
Roche Holding Ltd
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Giuseppe Lavazza

Vice-Chairman and Member of the Board
Luigi Lavazza S.p.A.
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Dr. Dambisa Moyo

SeGlobal Economist and Author



Dan Schulman

President and CEO of PayPal and the Chairman of Symantec Corporation


Road to Monaco

In the coming months over fifty country winners will be announced at EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ galas around the world.
Check back regularly for new announcements and details of their inspiring entrepreneurial journeys.

Find out about all the country winners and their entrepreneurial journey. >>

“When a woman takes a step forward, society as a whole advances.”

Peru | Rosario Bazán | DanPer


“You must be the change you want to see in the world.”

United Kingdom | Rosemary Squire | Ambassador TheatreGroup


“Only striving for the impossible makes the impossible possible.”

Israel | Benny Landa | Landa Group

Past winners

The 16 previous EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ winners have come from all parts of the world: France, India, Germany, Italy, the Philippines, the United States, South Africa, Canada, Switzerland, China, the United Kingdom, Singapore, Kenya and Australia.

Read about the past winners who have made a difference in our world.>>